As is customary, the Spring issue is non-thematic. I enjoy the way articles find their way to the JRL and serendipitously ‘come together’ to form a unique, multifaceted conversation. This issue is particularly compelling not only because of the range of subjects it covers, but also because it has generated a lively conversation within the JRL board itself. In fact, as a result of one article in particular by Jason Miller and Dale Lemke, the JRL is convening a panel discussion at the 2022 ARL conference on the nature and practice of ethical research. It is one example of . . .